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Contains 12 accepted taxa overall.

Family: Equisetaceae
Common Name:horsetail


Division Equisetophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Sub Class Equisetidae
Order Equisetales
Genus Equisetum


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Scientific NameCommon Name
Equisetum arvense field horsetail, common horsetail
Equisetum arvense × E. fluviatile = E. ×litorale shore horsetail
Equisetum fluviatile river horsetail
Equisetum hyemale × E. laevigatum = E. ×ferrissii Ferriss’s scouring rush
Equisetum hyemale × E. variegatum = E. ×mackaii Mackay’s scouring rush
Equisetum hyemale ssp. affine common scouring rush
Equisetum laevigatum × E. variegatum = E. ×nelsonii Nelson’s scouring rush
Equisetum palustre marsh horsetail
Equisetum pratense meadow horsetail
Equisetum scirpoides dwarf scouring rush
Equisetum sylvaticum wood horsetail
Equisetum variegatum ssp. variegatum variegated scouring rush